MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Goodman Group, a national leader in developing and managing senior living and health care communities, is proud to announce the appointment of Craig Edinger as chief operating officer. Edinger has been with The Goodman Group for 12 years, most recently as vice president of senior living & health care, and has more than 27 years of experience in senior living and the post-acute care continuum. He will be responsible for the company's operational and business functions of its 70 senior living and health care, residential and commercial properties.
"Craig knows my passion and direction for the company," states John Goodman, who will remain as chairman of The Goodman Group. "He has extensive experience in the health care field and understands its complexities. With him taking on more of the day to day operations for the company, it will free me to promote my book and seek out speaking and teaching opportunities, as well as search for expanded development opportunities for our company both here in the U.S. and abroad."
Edinger previously served in several capacities with Extendicare, a long-term care management company. His roles included area director of operations, regional director of operations, and senior administrator.
He has a Master of Health Care Administration from University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minn., and a Bachelor of Science in Health Care Administration from University of Wisconsin Eau Claire. He is a member of the American College of Health Care Administrators.
About The Goodman Group
The Goodman Group, a Chaska, Minn.-based international company, is a leader in developing and managing senior living communities, residential communities and commercial properties. The Goodman Group is a privately held company with 50 years of experience, overseeing communities with more than 13,800 residents and 4,300 team members in 10 states and the United Kingdom. Platinum Service® is the centerpiece of The Goodman Group's promise to deliver an unparalleled service experience. We specialize in the development of proprietary programs and services to encourage residents' optimal wellbeing. Recipient of the 2014 Performance Excellence Advancement Level Award, based on Malcolm Baldrige Criteria. First long-term care provider in Minnesota to be proclaimed a Yellow Ribbon Company. Visit TheGoodmanGroup.com or call 952-361-8000.
SOURCE The Goodman Group